Tag: blog

Bedside Meme

I've heard some people say that bloggers who want to "make it big" shouldn't participate in or spread frivolous memes (e.g. quizzes). I happen to think that in moderation memes can be useful tools for learning a little more about the people behind the keyboards. In that spirit, here's my overdue response to a tag …

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"Was Paul crucified for you?"

Dr. Andrew Jackson of Smart Christian is concerned that bloggers need to be reminded of 1 Corinthians 1:10-16. "I appeal to you, brothers, by the name of our Lord Jesus Christ, that all of you agree and that there be no divisions among you, but that you be united in the same mind and the …

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"Watson, come here; I want you."

I just had a nice conversation (via Skype) about Doctor Who with UK blogger Richard Hall (connexions). 🙂 If you’d like to chat, my Skype handle is FunkyDung (all one word). I can’t promise I’ll be around to answer, though. BTW, UK blogger Adrian Warnock is also using Skype. As are Dr. Andrew Jackson (Smart …

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Blogging and Social Science

The myriad of memes that cross-cross the blogosphere testify to bloggers’ pleasure in answering questions. Why not put that to good use? That’s just what some folks at MIT are doing.

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A Blog is Born!

After years of nagging, frequent Ales Rarus commenter John Thompson has finally created a blog of his own. “My name is John. I’m studying History and Physics at the University of Pittsburgh. So that’s where my tendency towards historical analysis and secular humanism come from. I’m a fairly loyal Democrat, but I am at the …

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